3 bed flat for sale

Guide price £235,000

The Needleworks, Leicester, Leicester LE1

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Property description

A truly stunning and spacious three bedroom, three bathroom duplex penthouse apartment. The Needleworks is a modern, purpose-built apartment complex sitting in the former grounds of The Pick Building which it now overlooks. The property is extremely well positioned within easy walking distance of the city centre, professional quarters just a short distance away and the leafy New Walk, together with the railway station and a variety of sporting and social facilities found within the city. Although modern, the apartment has been dramatically remodelled to an extremely well design to offer stylish contemporary accommodation in this quiet position in the heart of the city. The superb accommodation with gas central heating comprises communal entrance hall with stairs and lift to fourth floor, private entrance hall to lower level, master bedroom with full en-suite bathroom, second bedroom, further shower room. A sweeping curved steel staircase leads to a first floor landing and a further bedroom with full en-suite bathroom and a spacious open plan living area with a full width south-facing balcony providing views across the city. The apartment boasts secure undercover parking accessed via electrically operated twin gates. No chain involved. EPC Rating = C


Communal entrance hall


Glass doors with intercom system, stairs and lift to fourth floor.
Private entrance hall 4.59m x 4.58m (15'1' x 15'0')
Oak parquet flooring, high level contemporary radiator, inset ceiling spotlights, curved sweeping steel staircase off.

Airing cupboard


Worcester wall mounted boiler, pressurised tank.
Master bedroom 4.27m x 3.49m (14'0' x 11'5')
Urban gloss fronted wardrobes, radiator, inset ceiling spotlights, double glazed window to rear elevation.
En suite bathroom 2.40m x 2.08m (7'10' x 6'10')
White three piece suite comprising enclosed WC, inset wash hand basin with cupboards and drawers under, panelled bath with fitted Aquavision television with ceiling mounted speakers, extractor fan, inset ceiling spotlights, chrome heated towel rail, double glazed window to side elevation.
Bedroom three 2.63m x 2.16m (8'8' x 7'1')
Urban gloss fronted wardrobes to two walls, oak parquet flooring, radiator with contemporary aluminium cover, double glazed window to rear elevation.

Shower room


White three piece suite comprising enclosed WC, inset wash hand basin with cupboards and drawers under, corner shower cubicle, heated towel rail, extractor fan, inset ceiling spotlights.

Sweeping curved staircase to first floor landing


With oak treads and oak parquet flooring to landing, intercom system, three wall light points.
Open plan living kitchen comprising: 7.70m x 5.69m (25'3' x 18'8')


Kitchen area


A range of cream urban gloss base level and tallboys units, roll edge laminated work surface, corner polycarbonate one and a half bowl sink with contemporary chrome mixer tap over, stainless steel Neff oven, five ring gas hob with stainless steel and glass canopy extractor over, integrated fridge and freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

Sitting area


Oak parquet flooring, two bisque pepper pot radiators, underlit recessed niches to hall, extractor fan, two double glazed windows and sliding patio doors providing access to a full width balcony.
Bedroom two 4.75m x 2.75m (15'7' x 9'0')
Urban gloss fronted wardrobes, oak parquet flooring, radiator, inset ceiling spotlights, double glazed sliding patio door to balcony.

En-suite


White four piece suite comprising low flush WC, inset sink with cupboards under, panelled bath, shower cubicle, slate tiled flooring, inset ceiling spotlights, extractor fan, chrome heated towel rail, fitted cupboard, double glazed window to side elevation.

Outside


The property is approached via twin electrically operated gates providing access to secure and undercover parking space.

Directional note


The property is best approached by foot from our Granby Street Offices, turning left up Granby Street and first right up Chatham Street, where take a left hand turn into Albion Street where The Needleworks may be found on your right hand side.

The superb accommodation with gas central heating comprises communal entrance hall with stairs and lift to fourth floor, private entrance hall to lower level, master bedroom with full en-suite bathroom, second bedroom, further shower room. A sweeping curved steel staircase leads to a first floor landing and a further bedroom with full en-suite bathroom and a spacious open plan living area with a full width south-facing balcony providing views across the city. The apartment boasts secure undercover parking accessed via electrically operated twin gates.

EPC Rating = C

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LE1 Zed-Index
£139,168 £229,479 £227,300 £187,474 £130,865

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Value change
£2,182 (1.59%) £5,407 (4.04%) £7,775 (5.92%) £8,872 (6.81%) £9,329 (7.18%) £8,650 (6.63%) £13,777 (10.99%)
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Avg. price paid: £107,666
No. of property sales: 78
Avg. price paid: £108,468
No. of property sales: 242
Avg. price paid: £104,869
No. of property sales: 437
Avg. price paid: £112,017
No. of property sales: 637
Avg. price paid: £120,690
No. of property sales: 1,930

Avg. asking price in LE1: £183,616
No. of properties for sale in LE1: 175
Avg. asking rent in LE1: £1,057 pcm
No. of properties to rent in LE1: 245

Property value data/graphs for LE1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £229,479 - 4.5 -
Semi-detached £227,300 - 3.5 £122,250
Terraced £187,474 £160 3.1 £120,666
Flats £130,865 £180 1.8 £106,732

Current asking prices in LE1

Avg. current asking prices in LE1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £228,738
(4)
£206,633
(3)
£255,890
(5)
£220,000
(1)
Flats £84,713
(48)
£117,980
(83)
£220,000
(4)
- -
All £84,713
(48)
£123,072
(87)
£214,271
(7)
£255,890
(5)
£220,000
(1)

Current asking rents in LE1

Avg. current asking prices in LE1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £441 pcm
(3)
£646 pcm
(3)
£542 pcm
(2)
£238 pcm
(1)
£347 pcm
(2)
Flats £502 pcm
(71)
£687 pcm
(60)
£997 pcm
(8)
£325 pcm
(1)
£709 pcm
(8)
All £500 pcm
(74)
£685 pcm
(63)
£906 pcm
(10)
£282 pcm
(2)
£636 pcm
(10)

Fun facts for LE1

Highest value in LE1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Princess Road West £322,924
Salisbury Road £304,892
Upper New Walk £263,810
Wellington Street £242,551
Granby Street £235,523
Highest turnover in LE1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Colton Square 75.0%
Navigation Street 57.9%
Lancaster Place 26.9%
Berridge Street 20.0%
Bowling Green Street 18.8%

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Nearby transport

  • Leicester (0.2 miles)
  • South Wigston (3.4 miles)
  • Syston (4.8 miles)
  • East Midlands Airport (16.1 miles)
  • Coventry Airport (23.3 miles)
  • Birmingham International Airport (28.8 miles)
  • West Lynn Ferry Landing (64.3 miles)
  • King's Lynn Ferry Landing (64.4 miles)
  • Hull Ferry Terminal (84.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Sparkenhoe Community Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Al-Islamia Institute for Education (0.6 miles)
  • Highfields Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Moat Community College (0.4 miles)
  • Regent College (0.5 miles)
  • Leicester Montessori Sixth Form College (0.6 miles)
  • The Children's Hospital School (0.3 miles)
  • St Crispin's School (0.9 miles)
  • Jameah Girls Academy (1.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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  • Pick Everard in Architect
    0116 223 4400
    Halford House, Charles Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 1HA
    0.02 miles from this property
  • L O M Maintenance in Plumbers
    0800 085 7586
    11 Charles Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 1FA
    0.05 miles from this property
  • Jarroms Ltd in Building Surveyor
    0116 222 1999
    60 Charles Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 1FB
    0.06 miles from this property
  • Telectric in Electrician
    0116 251 7212
    44 Halford Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 1TQ
    0.08 miles from this property
  • Home 4 U in Furniture Stores
    0116 262 7022
    37 Gallowtree Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 5AD
    0.10 miles from this property
  • Dewhirst Kitchens in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    0116 255 5745
    98 Granby Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 1DU
    0.14 miles from this property
  • Staniforth Architects Ltd in Architect
    0116 285 3775
    1a Stamford Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6NL
    0.15 miles from this property
  • Timpson Locksmiths Ltd in Locksmiths
    0116 202 9425
    2 Clocktower Mall Haymarket Centre, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3YB
    0.15 miles from this property
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    0116 202 9425
    2 Clocktower Mall Haymarket Centre, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3YB
    0.15 miles from this property
  • G Woodford & Son Ltd in Bed & Bedding Shop
    0116 255 5131
    46 Chatham Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6PB
    0.17 miles from this property
  • Perfect Home in Furniture Stores
    0116 251 9001
    23-27 Haymarket Centre, Belgrave Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3YR
    0.18 miles from this property
  • Perfect Home in Furniture Stores
    0116 251 9001
    23-27 Haymarket Centre, Belgrave Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3YR
    0.18 miles from this property
  • Memi International Ltd in Electrician
    0116 262 9152
    Market Centre, Market Place, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 5GF
    0.19 miles from this property
  • Harlequin Interior Design in Interior Designers
    0116 262 0994
    11 Loseby Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 5DR
    0.19 miles from this property
  • Home Inspirations in Appliance Retailer
    0116 253 8228
    1 St James Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3SU
    0.21 miles from this property
  • Dreams Ltd in Bed & Bedding Shop
    0116 253 8111
    St Georges Way, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 1SH
    0.22 miles from this property
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    0116 251 5503
    31-35 Belgrave Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3HP
    0.23 miles from this property
  • Metz Architects in Architect
    0116 248 9554
    Studio 1 Phoenix Square, 13 Morledge Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 1TA
    0.24 miles from this property
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    0116 262 8033
    7 St Martins Square, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 5DF
    0.24 miles from this property
  • Himan & Co in Locksmiths
    0116 291 7912
    30 Queen Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 1QW
    0.24 miles from this property
  • Harlequin Interiors in Interior Designers
    0116 262 0994
    11 Loseby Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 5DR
    0.25 miles from this property
  • Amber Windows in Double Glazing Installer
    0116 251 9746
    59 Belgrave Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3HQ
    0.25 miles from this property
  • Cash Electronics in Electrician
    0116 251 7664
    33 Silver Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 5EU
    0.26 miles from this property
  • Amber Windows in Double Glazing Installer
    0116 251 9746
    59 Belgrave Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3HQ
    0.27 miles from this property
  • Kazfam Kitchen Systems in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    0116 251 1730
    Bell Works, 2 Gladstone Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 2BN
    0.28 miles from this property
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    0116 262 7900
    59 Belgrave Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3HR
    0.31 miles from this property
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    0116 251 1892
    66 Church Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 4AL
    0.32 miles from this property
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    0116 254 5243
    8 Princess Road West, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 6TP
    0.32 miles from this property
  • Langtons in Furniture Stores
    0116 262 2953
    81 Church Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 3AN
    0.33 miles from this property
  • Cut Price Suites in Furniture Stores
    0116 251 1892
    66 Church Gate, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 4AL
    0.34 miles from this property

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